Steve Southerland II

William Steve Southerland II[ Genealogy site for Southerland family] is an American lobbyist and former Republican Party politician who served as the U.S. representative for from 2011 to 2015. The district includes most of the eastern Florida Panhandle, from Panama City to the state capital, Tallahassee. He was narrowly defeated for re-election in 2014 by Democrat Gwen Graham, becoming one of only two incumbent House Republicans to lose a general election that year, along with Lee Terry of Nebraska. Wikipedia*

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Steve Southerland II has 55 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2011 House Proceeding. Most appearances with Martha Roby (3), Austin Scott (3), Randy Neugebauer (3). Most common tags: Federal Budget, State of the Union Address.

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U.S. Representative, R-FL 2nd January 5, 2011 - January 3, 2015 Videos: 55 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 2010 - c. November 2, 2010 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Florida 2nd Congressional District Debate

    Florida 2nd Congressional District Debate

    Two-term Representative Steve Southerland (R-FL) and challenger Gwen Graham (D) met for a debate for Florida’s 2nd…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House held a vote series on amendments, a motion to recommit, and final passage of H.R. 5078, the EPA water jurisdiction…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 4660, making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House convened for a legislative session.

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The U.S. House of Representatives convened for the first legislative session of the second session of the 113th Congress.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House held a quorum call, known as a “call of the House,” to mark the start of the second session of the 113th Congress.

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Past Elections

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* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Steve Southerland (Florida politician)', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.